Earlier showcased at 12th Auto Expo in February 2014, the German luxury car manufacturer has finally launched its luxurious CLA45 AMG in India on 22nd July 2014 at the Buddh International Circuit, Greater Noida. As company is claiming, this car is the very first 4-cylinder AMG model with the compelling sporty design and stimulating driving experience.
The CLA45 AMG by having only one variant is priced at 68.5 lakhs. The price is of ex-showroom Delhi.
The CLA45 AMG is equipped with a powerful 2.0 liter, 4-cyl, turbocharged petrol engine which is responsible to develop impressive max power of 355bhp and torque of 450Nm. This higher output and torque paired with the performance-oriented AMG 4MATIC all-wheel drive fitted as standard. Further, its powerful engine is mated to AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed sports transmission and accelerates 0-100 km/h in mere 4.6 seconds with electronically limited top speed of 250km/h.
Space & Dimension:
The luxurious CLA45 AMG is 4691mm long, 1777mm wide and 1416mm tall which also carries boot capacity of 470 liters in it.
Interior & Exterior:
The inside cabin of classy CLA45 AMG is designed with AMG start up screen on the centrally positioned TFT color display. Company has given its center console features like bowed black dials, carbon-fibre design, needles in silver/red color and an attractive speedometer to make it different than regular CLA model. This classy AMG version also is featuring AMG based performance seats, AMG based performance steering wheel and attractive panoramic sliding sunroof.
As far as its exterior profile concerned, it is offering a well known Mercedes-Benz’s luxurious glimpse by having AMG 5-spoke light alloy wheels of 18 inches, AMG sports exhaust system, 4MATIC badge, front & rear apron with inserts in matt titanium grey, side sill panels, twin-blade radiator grille and bi-xenon headlamps etc.
Eberhard Kern, Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India commented on occasion, “The launch of the CLA 45 AMG in India is a significant step forward towards the evolution of performance driving in the country. We are extremely delighted to introduce the first ever four-cylinder AMG in India and are confident that the CLA 45 AMG with its fascinatingly sporty design, scintillating driving experience impressive craftsmanship and individuality; will be a resounding success among our young customer groups.”